Dog Health

VetLIVE archives question and answers to help dog parents. Here are some common questions and answers/live chat transcripts:

My dog ate chocolate- what do I do? This dog ingested chocolate and a VetLIVE veterinarian helped them determine if they needed to go to the emergency room.

My dog ate something bad- what do I do? Here is a list of items that dog’s commonly ingest that VetLIVE veterinarians can help you with.

Questions about heartworm disease in dogs? Here are some suggestions about what to do if your dog has heartworm.

Questions about dental disease in dogs? Here are some suggestions about what to do if your dog has dental disease.

Questions about coughing and tracheal collapse? Here are some suggestions about what to do if your dog has a problem.

Questions about skin masses? Here are some suggestions about what to do if your dog has a skin mass.

Questions about heat stroke? Here are some suggestions about what to do if your dog is overheating.

Questions about food allergies in dogs? Here are some suggestions about what to do if your dog may have food allergies.

Questions about a dog walking strangly?  Here are two videos clients sent to us that helped us determine if the pets’ problems were vestibular or seizures.

Questions about Pancreatitis in dogs? Here is some information about pancreatitis in dogs and a partial transcript of an ask a vet chat.

My dog ate ibuprofen – what do I do?  We can help!  Information about ibuprofen ingestion in dogs

My dog ate chicken bones – what do I do?  We can help you!

Urinary Incontinence dogs | Urine Dribbling – narrowing down the problem

Marijuana Ingestion by Dogs - Dog ate pot? - don’t be scared to ask for help

Mast Cell Tumors in Dogs | Signs, diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis – Learn about the disease and breeds that are predisposed to the disease

Why do dogs lick their paws? How to help them stop – Learn about Atopic Dermatitis and its treatment